Keanu Reeves to Star in 47 Ronin

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Keanu Reeves, who is starring in this month's The Day the Earth Stood Still, has signed on to play the lead in 47 Ronin, an epic period movie based on the true tale of a band of samurai swordsmen who avenged the death of their master in 18th century Japan.

In adventure, the actor will play one of the swordsmen; the group and their master are admired in Japan for their revenge attack on Dec. 14, 1702.

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Keanu Reeves is a Canadian actor best known for his roles as Neo in The Matrix trilogies and Ted in the Bill & Ted movies. Other cool Keanu Reeves facts?

He played the bass in a band called Dogstar in the 90s and then later in Becky.

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